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What is the Paycheck Protection Program?

The Paycheck Protection Program is a Small Business Administration program aimed at encouraging small business owners to keep employees on payroll. If a small business keeps all employees on payroll for eight weeks, the SBA will forgive up to 100% of the loan if the loan…

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Online Lending During a Recession

There is a lot of discussion about online lenders and the inevitable upcoming recession. While many online lenders are willing to take risks in lending to businesses currently, these risks will be far and few between as a recession sets in. The 2008 recession saw bank…

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How to Get an SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Due to the disruption of small, medium, and large sized businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 response, the Small Business Administration is offering Economic Injury Disaster Loans. These loans are working capital injections that aim to help business owners pay debts, meet payroll, accounts payable,…

Predatory Lending During a Global Crisis

If your inbox is anything like ours, you are probably receiving updates from any business partner you have ever worked with. These updates are saying things like “we are still open during this crisis” or “we hope you stay healthy” or “please reach out if there…

Business Funding: Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease?

COVID-19 has thrown all small business owners into a panic. 75% of small business owners have 28 days or less of cash reserve. An indefinite shutdown of business is terrifying when that’s the case. I am a small business owner. I know the fear of losing…

Three Tips to Protecting Your Business During COVID-19

What the heck happened over the last few weeks? One day everyone is talking about a theoretical impending recession, and the next, millions of people are losing their jobs. It’s hard not to have the REM song, “It’s the end of the world as you know…

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How to Improve Your Business Cash Flow

There are so many reasons why you need to improve your business cash flow. It takes money to make money, so you need to have cash on hand to afford supplier costs, labor costs, overhead, and marketing. When it comes to growing your business, you need…

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Trucking During the COVID-19 Outbreak

The items being shipped have shifted from consumer items like beauty products to home goods and health essentials like food, cleaning supplies, and other necessities during a viral outbreak. These supply chains are vital to keeping people inside and containing the spread of COVID-19, but the…

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Why Should You Focus on Improving Cash Flow?

There are so many obstacles to growing your small business. Having enough money to launch, having the time to plan, and managing the stress that comes along with being an entrepreneur is near the top of the list. Cash flow still stands to be the most…